Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Boston, MA

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WGUS81 KBOX 190234
FLSBOX
Flood Statement
National Weather Service Boston/Norton MA
1034 PM EDT Wed Apr 18 2018

...The Flood Warning is cancelled for the following rivers in
Massachusetts...

  Shawsheen River Near Wilmington affecting Essex and Middlesex
  Counties


The river level on the Shawsheen River in Wilmington has receded below
flood stage tonight. The river will continue to slowly recede overnight
and Thursday.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Safety Message...Do not allow children to play near swollen rivers,
streams or culverts. Swiftly moving water can pose an imminent threat
to life.

&&

MAC009-017-190304-
/O.CAN.KBOX.FL.W.0018.000000T0000Z-180419T0400Z/
/WLMM3.1.ER.180417T1452Z.180418T0400Z.180418T1900Z.NO/
1034 PM EDT Wed Apr 18 2018

The Flood Warning is cancelled for
  The Shawsheen River Near Wilmington.
* At  9:30 PM Wednesday the stage was 6.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* Fell below flood stage at  3:00 PM Wednesday.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to 4.8 feet by Friday
  morning.
* Impact...At 7.0 feet...Flooding will affect low lying areas along
  the river from Wilmington through Lawrence.

&&

LAT...LON 4254 7128 4264 7121 4261 7116 4252 7122


$$




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